Daily Archives: June 19, 2015

CACI Technologies, Inc.

[Translate] CACI Technologies, Inc. B-411282: Jun 18, 2015 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 4 pages) Decision Matter of: CACI Technologies, Inc. File: B-411282 Date: June 18, 2015 Craig S. King, Esq., Kevin R. Pinkney, Esq., and Patrick R. Quigley, Esq., … Continue reading

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Post-9/11 Torture at CIA “Black Sites” — Physicians and Lawyers Working Together

[Translate] Perspective Post-9/11 Torture at CIA “Black Sites” — Physicians and Lawyers Working Together George J. Annas, J.D., M.P.H., and Sondra S. Crosby, M.D. N Engl J Med 2015; 372:2279-2281 June 11, 2015 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1503428 Article References In December 2014, … Continue reading

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Medical journal condemns role played by doctors and lawyers in CIA tortures: US CIA torture -report-

[Translate] Medical journal condemns role played by doctors and lawyers in CIA tortures: US CIA torture -report- EFE News Service [Madrid] 12 June 2015. Doctors, psychologists and lawyers played a key role in rationalizing torture methods practiced in clandestine CIA … Continue reading

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$47.88 Million Federal Contract Awarded to Triple Canopy

[Translate] $47.88 Million Federal Contract Awarded to Triple Canopy Targeted News Service [Washington, D.C] 17 June 2015. WASHINGTON, June 17 — Triple Canopy Inc., Reston, Virginia, won a $47,883,740 indefinite-delivery federal contract from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Office … Continue reading

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Olive targets Middle East as US merger completed

[Translate] Olive targets Middle East as US merger completed Critchlow, Andrew. The Daily Telegraph [London (UK)] 08 May 2015: 4. According to Mr St George, the company will be looking to expand over the coming years and take on more … Continue reading

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Oil & Gas Infrastructure Security Market Forecast 2015-2025 Prospects for Leading Personnel, Perimeter, Maritime & Cyber Security Companies in a Lower Oil Price Environment

[Translate] Oil & Gas Infrastructure Security Market Forecast 2015-2025 Prospects for Leading Personnel, Perimeter, Maritime & Cyber Security Companies in a Lower Oil Price Environment LONDON, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The importance of oil and gas revenue to many … Continue reading

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Texas, Pa. laws at odds in suit over death of Green Beret from Shaler

[Translate] Texas, Pa. laws at odds in suit over death of Green Beret from Shaler Bowling, Brian. McClatchy – Tribune Business News [Washington] 03 June 2015. Under Texas and Tennessee proportional liability laws, most of the parents’ claims would require … Continue reading

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Retired general opposes Putin-supported idea of private military companies

[Translate] Retired general opposes Putin-supported idea of private military companies BBC Monitoring Former Soviet Union [London] 18 June 2015. Text of report by RIA Novosti (part of the state-owned International News Agency Rossiya Segodnya) [Unattributed report: “Baluyevskiy: the Formation of … Continue reading

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Abu Ghraib and the Perversion of the Political Question Doctrine

[Translate] Abu Ghraib and the Perversion of the Political Question Doctrine By Steve Vladeck Friday, June 19, 2015 at 8:02 AM I’ve written extensively about the important and complex legal questions raised by state-law tort suits against private military contractors, … Continue reading

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